Ahmad Rashad Biography

Published On Jan 11, 2016
Facts of Ahmad Rashad
Date of Birth: 1949 , November-19
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
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Ahmad Rashad got married first time with Deidre Waters in 1969. They have one daughter, Keva, born in 1970 and son, Sean, together. They got separated and later on March 22, 1976, he married Matilda Johnson. They have two children together; daughter Maiyisha (born 1976) and son Ahmad Jr. (born 1978). They divorced in year 1979. It was year 1985 when Rashad married for third time with actress Phylicia Ayers-Allen. They also have one daughter named Condola Phylea Rashid. They called off their sixteen years long relationship in 2001. He again wedded for the fourth time in November 19, 2007 with Sale Johnson and divorced in 2013.

In November 1970, Rashad was found guilty and charged with felony theft. It occurred when he was attending his junior year in college. He played as wide receiver and to running back when he was All American in 1971. He was induced in College Football Hall of Fame on May 9, 2007. He is also a fourth player selected in 1972 National Football League draft.

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Born in United States of America

November 19 , 1949

Ahmad Rashad (Robert Earl Moore) was born in Portland, Oregon, United States of America. Ahmad Rashad owned four Pro Bowl selections from 1972 to 1981.There is no information about his father, mother and siblings. He belongs to black ethnicity

Married to Deidre Waters

1969

Rashad has been married and divorced four times. Ahmad Rashad got married first time with Deidre Waters in 1969. They have one daughter, Keva, born in 1970 and son, Sean, together. They got separated after some years.

Divorced to his second wife Matilda Johnson

1979

On March 22, 1976, Ahmad Rashad married Matilda Johnson. They have two children together; daughter Maiyisha (born in 1976) and son Ahmad Jr. (born in 1978). They could not prolong their relation long and decided to get divorce. They divorced in 1979.

Married again to Phylicia Ayers-Allen

1985

 It was year 1985 when Rashad married for third time with actress Phylicia Ayers-Allen. They also have one daughter together named Condola Phylea Rashad. He purposed her on the set of NBC's broadcast of the ThanksgivingDay football match between the Detroit Lions and the New York Jets.

Divorced to Phylicia Rashad

2001

It was both of their third marriage and Phylicia adopted her husband's surname and named her Phylicia Rashad. They remained together for long time, but, unfortunately they called off their sixteen years long relationship in 2001.

Divorced to his fourth wife Sale Johnson

2013

Ahmad Rashad again wedded for the fourth time in November 19, 2007 with Sale Johnson. He became step father to three step-daughters from this marriage and later adopted, Ava-Monroe, granddaughter of Sale. They ended their relationship in 2013.

Named to the College Football Hall of Fame

2007

Ahmad Rashad played as wide receiver and to running back when he was All American in 1971. He was induced in College Football Hall of Fame on May 9, 2007. He is also a fourth player selected in 1972 National Football League draft.

Won Pro Bowl

1978

Professional American Football (Pro Bowl) is All Star game of National Football League. Ahmad Rashad was first time selected as most valuable player of Pro Bowl in 1978. And he won four consecutive years till 1981. He is among the 50 Greatest Vikings.